Monthly Archives: December 2018

Oriental Mindoro governor, RDC MIMAROPA sign agreement for establishment of MIMAROPA RGC

The usufruct agreement by and between the Provincial Government of Oriental Mindoro, represented by Governor  Alfonso V. Umali, Jr.  and the MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC), represented by Governor  Jose Ch. Alvarez of Palawan, for the establishment of the MIMAROPA Regional Government Center (RGC) in Calapan City was signed last December 6 during the 65th RDC Full Council meeting in Puerto Princesa City. Under the agreement, the 5.11 hectare lot located in  Barangay Sta. Isabel, Calapan City shall be used […]

MIMAROPA RPMC conducts project monitoring in Palawan

The MIMAROPA Regional Project Monitoring Team (RPMT) conducted a project  monitoring in Palawan on December 3-7. The team monitored a total of twenty  ongoing and completed projects located in the municipalities of Aborlan, Roxas, Taytay, San Vicente and Puerto Princesa City. The monitoring team is composed of representatives from the Presidential Management Staff-Office for Regional Concerns (PMS-ORC),  Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), Department of Budget and Management (DBM), National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA),  private sector representative, […]

NEDA MIMAROPA receives award from DSWD

The NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in  MIMAROPA received the 2018 Gawad Listahanan Most Supportive National Government Agency (NGA) during the 3rd Regional Gawad Listahanan awarding ceremonies of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA held on November 27 at the Lynn’s Fern Garden in Odiongan, Romblon. The awarding ceremony was attended by partners and stakeholders of DSWD MIMAROPA from local government units (LGUs), national government agencies (NGAs), state colleges and universities, and media partners who support the Listahanan and other initiatives of the department. The […]

MIMAROPA’s Keep Hope Alive receives 2018 National Outstanding Volunteer award

MIMAROPA’s Keep Hope Alive (KHA), an organization based in Mansalay, Oriental Mindoro, receives the 2018 National Outstanding Volunteer Award under the Organization (Not for profit) category during the Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) awarding ceremony held on December 3  at the Sequioa Hotel, Quezon City. The SOV is an annual search which highlights the exemplary performance and dedication to service of Filipino volunteers in helping people and communities and recognize the role of volunteerism in development and nation-building. It is also  […]

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts EFL Forum in Occidental Mindoro

The NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in  MIMAROPA conducted the Economic and Financial Literacy (EFL) Forum on November 16 at  Occidental Mindoro State College (OMSC) Mamburao Campus Conference Room in Occidental Mindoro. The event is in line with the celebration of the 2018 Economic and Financial Literacy Week (EFLW). The annual celebration of the EFLW  is pursuant to Republic Act No. 10922 or  Economic and Financial Literacy Act which declares the second week of November of every year as EFLW. This […]

Report on the study of PSRs effectiveness in RDCs presented to RDC members

The draft  final  report  of the study to evaluate the effectiveness of private sector representatives (PSRs)  in Regional Development Councils (RDCs) was presented by the  Brain Trust, Inc. (BTI),  commissioned by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The presentation of the draft final report was attended by RDC members composed of representatives from regional line agencies (RLAs), local government units and PSRs. The activity  aimed  to solicit additional inputs and comments on the conclusions and recommendations emanated during the […]